Also known as German measles or 3–day measles
Transmission via droplets from respiratory secretions
Especially during rash eruption and infants with congenital ru...
Acute viral disease
Uncommon, tend to occur more in adults
CRS: Infected women in 1st trimester (hearing loss, mental retardation, cardiovascular defect, ocular...
Antipyretics and anti-inflammato...
Most patients may go home.
Inquire regarding vaccination status of family members.
Potential exposure or diseas...
Current literature does not support a causal relationship between childhood vaccination with thimerosal-containing vaccines and development of autism-spectrum disorders.
American Academy of Pediatrics. Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. 29th ed. Elk Grove, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics; 2012.
Banatvala JE, Brown DW. Rubella. Lan...
056.9 Rubella without mention of complication
647.50 Rubella in the mother, unspecified as to episode of care or not applicable
771.0 Congenital rubella
056.71 Arthritis due to rubella
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